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January 28, 2015

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He’s perfect: Las Vegas HS bowler rolls 300 game in playoff win

Posted 3 hours, 31 minutes ago.

Jamal Richards has been a recreational bowler since he was a toddler, when his grandparents would take him to lanes near their home in Northern California. Richards, a senior on the Las Vegas High bowling team, made sure his grandfather was one of the first people he called today after accomplishing bowling’s greatest feat. Richards bowled a perfect 300 game today for the Wildcats in their Sunrise Regional quarterfinal victory ...

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A ‘Diva’ nabs a diva: How Frank Marino moved heaven and Earth (and his schedule) to meet Diana Ross

Posted 6 hours, 39 minutes ago.

Frank Marino is at once a diva and a workhorse. His more than 25,000 performances and 30 years as a Strip headliner prove as much. Thus, it requires an uncommon set of circumstances to force Marino from the stage. The night of Nov. 12, 2010, presented such a circumstance: Diana Ross was in Las Vegas. And Marino was not. Halting here to explain why Ross is important to Marino. The ...

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